The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 98 111
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13  
Contract jobs citing Maven 52 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.94% 1.32% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.43% 9.56% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 24
Median daily rate £420 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.57% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £639 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +5.11% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year +49.12% -  

Maven is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 455 408 437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 16.98% 13.84% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 279 286
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £503 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 27
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.45 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.89% +14.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £32.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £43.00 £44.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Maven as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +14 19 £431 -9.21%
Somerset - 13 £550 -
Wiltshire +2 8 £330 -45.00% 2
Gloucestershire -2 5 £420 +1.81% 4
Bristol -8 5 £375 -6.25% 4
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 76 (82.61%) Java
2 66 (71.74%) Spring
3 64 (69.57%) Jenkins
4 56 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (41.30%) JUnit
6 36 (39.13%) Web Services
7 34 (36.96%) JavaScript
7 34 (36.96%) SQL
8 32 (34.78%) Ant
9 31 (33.70%) HTML
9 31 (33.70%) Hibernate
9 31 (33.70%) Spring Boot
10 30 (32.61%) CSS
11 29 (31.52%) Docker
12 28 (30.43%) XML
13 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
14 25 (27.17%) Oracle
15 24 (26.09%) Scrum
15 24 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
15 24 (26.09%) REST
16 23 (25.00%) DevOps
17 22 (23.91%) Test Automation
18 21 (22.83%) Microservices
18 21 (22.83%) Gradle
18 21 (22.83%) MVC
19 20 (21.74%) Cucumber
19 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (20.65%) TDD
20 19 (20.65%) SOAP
21 18 (19.57%) UML

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.96%) Apache
1 11 (11.96%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.61%) nginx
3 6 (6.52%) ArcGIS
4 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.17%) Confluence
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.09%) Jetty
6 1 (1.09%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.96%) GitHub
2 11 (11.96%) OpenShift
3 7 (7.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (2.17%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (2.17%) Route 53
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.09%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) Internet
2 3 (3.26%) SMS
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 7 (7.61%) Apache Hive
2 7 (7.61%) Big Data
2 7 (7.61%) GIS
2 7 (7.61%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.17%) DB2
6 2 (2.17%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (69.57%) Jenkins
2 38 (41.30%) JUnit
3 32 (34.78%) Ant
4 26 (28.26%) Git (software)
5 21 (22.83%) Gradle
6 20 (21.74%) Cucumber
7 18 (19.57%) Selenium
8 15 (16.30%) Subversion
9 13 (14.13%) Eclipse
10 12 (13.04%) Bitbucket
11 9 (9.78%) Mercurial
11 9 (9.78%) TeamCity
12 8 (8.70%) Apache Buildr
12 8 (8.70%) jMock
13 7 (7.61%) IntelliJ
13 7 (7.61%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (5.43%) JIRA
15 5 (5.43%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Electronics
2 5 (5.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.43%) Marketing
2 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Developer
2 51 (55.43%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.87%) Architect
4 8 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Consultant
5 7 (7.61%) Security Consultant
6 5 (5.43%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) AWS Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Core Java Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (4.35%) Developer in Test
7 4 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.26%) Security Technical Consultant
8 3 (3.26%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (3.26%) Technical Security Consultant
8 3 (3.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (71.74%) Spring
2 36 (39.13%) Web Services
3 31 (33.70%) Hibernate
3 31 (33.70%) HTML
3 31 (33.70%) Spring Boot
4 30 (32.61%) CSS
5 28 (30.43%) XML
6 24 (26.09%) REST
7 19 (20.65%) SOAP
8 17 (18.48%) Struts
9 14 (15.22%) RESTful
10 13 (14.13%) Spring MVC
11 11 (11.96%) JSON
12 10 (10.87%) JPA
12 10 (10.87%) JSP
13 9 (9.78%) GWT
14 8 (8.70%) Ajax
14 8 (8.70%) EJB
14 8 (8.70%) JSF
15 7 (7.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Cloud Native
2 7 (7.61%) RIA
2 7 (7.61%) Web 2.0
3 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.17%) NHS
6 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Linux
1 13 (14.13%) Unix
2 9 (9.78%) CentOS
3 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.09%) Windows
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.09%) Scrum
3 23 (25.00%) DevOps
4 22 (23.91%) Test Automation
5 21 (22.83%) Microservices
5 21 (22.83%) MVC
6 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (20.65%) TDD
8 18 (19.57%) E-Commerce
8 18 (19.57%) OOA/OOD
8 18 (19.57%) Open Source
8 18 (19.57%) UML
9 12 (13.04%) Unit Testing
10 11 (11.96%) BDD
11 10 (10.87%) Coaching
12 9 (9.78%) User Stories
13 8 (8.70%) Pair Programming
13 8 (8.70%) Refactoring
13 8 (8.70%) Web Development
13 8 (8.70%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 76 (82.61%) Java
2 34 (36.96%) JavaScript
2 34 (36.96%) SQL
3 10 (10.87%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.61%) Dart
5 4 (4.35%) XPath
6 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.17%) Python
7 2 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.61%) CESG Certified Professional
2 7 (7.61%) CLAS
2 7 (7.61%) Degree
3 5 (5.43%) CISSP
3 5 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.17%) ISEB
4 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) QA
2 6 (6.52%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.17%) HL7
System Software
1 29 (31.52%) Docker
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Xen
4 1 (1.09%) Varnish
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) Ansible
2 9 (9.78%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.35%) Puppet
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.17%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Oracle
2 12 (13.04%) ATG
3 11 (11.96%) hybris
4 10 (10.87%) Google
4 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.52%) Cloudera
6 6 (6.52%) ESRI
7 5 (5.43%) SAP
7 5 (5.43%) VMware
8 2 (2.17%) Citrix
9 1 (1.09%) BEA
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